UPDATE: Missing Meridian man has been located

McKane Thomas Cole
Posted at 11:01 AM, Jan 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-10 17:39:33-05

MERIDIAN — UPDATE: Meridian Police say McKane Cole has been found safe. They tell us he was found by a family member about 3 p.m. Thursday.


Meridian Police are asking for the public’s help in locating McKane Thomas Cole, 21. McKane was last seen about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday when he left his home in the 2200 block of Sicily Drive in south Meridian.

Police describe McKane as a “very high functioning (young man) who has Asperger’s.” He does not have a vehicle or cell phone.

He is about six feet tall and weighs approximately 158 pounds. He has short red hair and green eyes. “He was last seen wearing a dark green Columbia jacket and a sweater underneath, jeans with the cuffs rolled up, brown and black hiking boots, and black ankle socks,” said Meridian Police Department Deputy Chief Tracy Basterrechea.

If you have seen McKane or know where he may be, you are urged to contact Ada County Dispatch at 208-377-6790 or Crimestoppers at 208-343-COPS.